How Peggy, Rodney and Lily Keep Calm Over Fireworks Season…

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“Using natural products is something that is extremely important to us when it comes to our three dogs. Not only are Dorwest Scullcap & Valerian Tablets an effective remedy, they are versatile in their use. The tablets been great in helping Lily (the boss of our house!) keep calm and focused in the run up

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How To Keep Your Dog Calm With Scullcap & Valerian Tablets and Valerian Compound

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If your dog suffers from anxiety caused by changes at home, travel-related issues, noise phobias such as fireworks fear, or if your dog has general anxiety, Dorwest will come to the rescue! Our herbal supplements Scullcap & Valerian Tablets and Valerian Compound Liquid both calm and relax dogs and cats naturally. Herbs are gentle yet

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How To Care For The Older Dog

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We love our oldies; old dogs have a special charm and we share with them a unique bond as family members over many years. Naturally, we want to do our best for dogs in their old age – it’s a time in their life when they need us the most, which is why caring for an

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My Dog Is Scared Of Fireworks- How Natural Calming Remedies For Dogs Helped

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Clair was at her wits end when all three of her Whippets began showing signs of severe noise phobia in dogs…caused by firewokrs! Bonfire night until New Year’s use to be a dreaded period in Clair’s household, but now, using Calming remedies for dogs, they all rest easy in their beds. Here’s how… “Molly ages

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How Herbal Remedies Can Help Noise Phobia in Dogs

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During Autumn and Winter, when there may be Firework displays and unexpected thunderstorms, we recommend using natural dog calming products. As we don’t have these storms regularly, many dogs can be afraid of the whizz, bangs and rumbles of thunder. Our Scullcap & Valerian Tablets for Dogs and Valerian Compound for Dogs are both made

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Back to school anxiety

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As kids, parents and grandparents will know only too well, it’s time to go ‘Back to School’ and work.  And after those many days of playing, no homework and lots of time spent with the family dog, it can be quite a shock for the children. But, what about the dog being left in a

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How You Can Help Your Dog Through a Phantom Pregnancy

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Phantom pregnancy in dogs is a condition which is a tiresome one for the owner as well as the dog. Bitches who suffer from this can often go on to experience it at every subsequent season, which is where veterinary herbal medicine can help.  Symptoms of Phantom Pregnancy in Dogs You often will notice the

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Finding Beau’s forever home

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Beau first arrived at the German Shepherd Rescue Elite Bristol Kennels tremendously nervous and stressed and completely scared of her own shadow. The staff and volunteers worked hard to get Beau less stressed but they could see that this would take time, teaching and patience. At the Bristol Kennels, Beau was surrounded by experienced dog

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How to help your dog with Separation Anxiety

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Dogs who suffer from Separation Anxiety can find the experience of being left on their own, without any human companion, pretty traumatic. Their reliance on human companionship can be so extreme that they are left unable to emotionally cope with any period of solo time, even just a few minutes. For their owners, it can

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